The glossary below contains many of the terms you will find in common use throughout the Symantec Security Response website. Please refer to this list to find definitions of terms and answers to other Internet security-related questions.


An entity that you define for use in Secure Tunnels that use IKE authentication. A workgroup combines preconfigured entity/security gateway pairings. By combining entities together into workgroups, you are able to define fewer tunnels for those entities.